Patents Examined by Brent T Page
  • Patent number: 11071269
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides lettuce plants exhibiting resistance to downy mildew. Such plants may comprise novel introgressed genomic regions associated with disease resistance from L. virosa. In certain aspects, compositions, including novel polymorphic markers and methods for producing, breeding, identifying, and selecting plants or germplasm with a disease resistance phenotype are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 27, 2021
    Assignee: Seminis Vegetable Seeds, Inc.
    Inventors: Bart Willem Brugmans, Gerard N. Koorevaar, Hieronymus J. M. van der Laan, Rosa I. Weber
  • Patent number: 11064666
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a watermelon plant showing resistance against potyviruses, wherein the watermelon plant may comprise one or more of resistance conferring alleles of QTL1, QTL2 and QTL3 and wherein the said QTLs are as present in or obtainable from a watermelon plant, representative seed of which was deposited under deposit accession number NCIMB 42537, 42536, 42535 respectively.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN ZAADHANDEL B.V.
    Inventors: Emilio Sarria Villada, Dorthe Bettina Drager, Marc Villevieille, Denis Maxime Losdat
  • Patent number: 11064669
    Abstract: The present invention is in the field of soybean variety CW1660188, EW1660376, CW1660229, CW1660193, CW1660068, EW1660140, CW1660195, EW1660025, AND/OR EW1660054 breeding and development. The present invention particularly relates to the soybean variety CW1660188, EW1660376, CW1660229, CW1660193, CW1660068, EW1660140, CW1660195, EW1660025, AND/OR EW1660054 and its seed, cells, germplasm, plant parts, and progeny, and methods of using CW1660188, EW1660376, CW1660229, CW1660193, CW1660068, EW1660140, CW1660195, EW1660025, AND/OR EW1660054 in a breeding program.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection AG
    Inventor: Jacob Charles Delheimer
  • Patent number: 11064668
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a new and distinct hybrid melon variety NUN 76307 MEM as well as seeds and plants and fruits thereof. NUN 76307 MEM is a Cantaloupe non-sutured melon variety with extended shelf life, rounded oblate shape, pale yellow green rind color, and moderate orange flesh comprising resistance to Podosphaera xanthii Race 1, Race 2, and Race 5, Fusarium oxysporum melonis Race 1, Muskmelon Necrotic Spot Virus (MNSV), and Aphis gossypii.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: NUNHEMS B.V.
    Inventor: Alexandre Galea
  • Patent number: 11051480
    Abstract: A soybean cultivar designated 93230440 is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of soybean cultivar 93230440, to the plants of soybean cultivar 93230440, to the plant parts of soybean cultivar 93230440, and to methods for producing progeny of soybean cultivar 93230440. The invention also relates to methods for producing a soybean plant containing in its genetic material one or more transgenes and to the transgenic soybean plants and plant parts produced by those methods. The invention also relates to soybean cultivars or breeding cultivars, and plant parts derived from soybean cultivar 93230440. The invention also relates to methods for producing other soybean cultivars, lines, or plant parts derived from soybean cultivar 93230440, and to the soybean plants, varieties, and their parts derived from use of those methods. The invention further relates to hybrid soybean seeds, plants, and plant parts produced by crossing cultivar 93230440 with another soybean cultivar.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: M.S. TECHNOLOGIES, L.L.C.
    Inventor: Justin T. Mason
  • Patent number: 11051481
    Abstract: A soybean cultivar designated 93020437 is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of soybean cultivar 93020437, to the plants of soybean cultivar 93020437, to the plant parts of soybean cultivar 93020437, and to methods for producing progeny of soybean cultivar 93020437. The invention also relates to methods for producing a soybean plant containing in its genetic material one or more transgenes and to the transgenic soybean plants and plant parts produced by those methods. The invention also relates to soybean cultivars or breeding cultivars, and plant parts derived from soybean cultivar 93020437. The invention also relates to methods for producing other soybean cultivars, lines, or plant parts derived from soybean cultivar 93020437, and to the soybean plants, varieties, and their parts derived from use of those methods. The invention further relates to hybrid soybean seeds, plants, and plant parts produced by crossing cultivar 93020437 with another soybean cultivar.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: M.S. TECHNOLOGIES, L.L.C.
    Inventor: Justin T. Mason
  • Patent number: 11044876
    Abstract: The invention relates to the soybean variety designated 01072345. Provided by the invention are the seeds, plants and derivatives of the soybean variety 01072345. Also provided by the invention are tissue cultures of the soybean variety 01072345 and the plants regenerated therefrom. Still further provided by the invention are methods for producing soybean plants by crossing the soybean variety 01072345 with itself or another soybean variety and plants produced by such methods.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 29, 2021
    Assignee: Monsanto Technology LLC
    Inventors: David R. Wooten, Jr., Jennifer L. Yates
  • Patent number: 11032991
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a new and distinct hybrid melon variety NUN 76267 MEM as well as seeds and plants and fruits thereof. NUN 76267 MEM is a Cantaloupe long shelf-life non-sutured melon variety with rounded oval shape, light grey rind color, and moderate orange flesh and comprising resistance to Fusarium oxysporum melonis Race 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 15, 2021
    Assignee: NUNHEMS B.V.
    Inventor: Alexandre Galea
  • Patent number: 11032996
    Abstract: A novel soybean variety, designated OT34673116 is provided. Also provided are the seeds of soybean variety OT34673116, cells from soybean variety OT34673116, plants of soybean OT34673116, and plant parts of soybean variety OT34673116. Methods provided include producing a soybean plant by crossing soybean variety OT34673116 with another soybean plant, methods for introgressing a transgenic trait, a mutant trait, and/or a native trait into soybean variety OT34673116, methods for producing other soybean varieties or plant parts derived from soybean variety OT34673116, and methods of characterizing soybean variety OT34673116. Soybean seed, cells, plants, germplasm, breeding lines, varieties, and plant parts produced by these methods and/or derived from soybean variety OT34673116 are further provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 22, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 15, 2021
    Assignee: AGRIGENETICS INC.
    Inventor: Hunt B Wiley
  • Patent number: 11032993
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X90N370 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X90N370 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X90N370 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X90N370, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X90N370 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X90N370 and methods of using maize variety X90N370 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 15, 2021
    Inventors: Martin Arbelbide, Dennis James Dolan, Gustavo Marcel Garcia, Christopher Michael Schaefer
  • Patent number: 11032990
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a new and distinct hybrid melon variety NUN 76207 MEM as well as seeds and plants and fruits thereof. NUN 76207 MEM is a Cantaloupe non-sutured melon variety of the Harper subtype with long shelf-life, oval shape, moderate yellow green rind color and dark orange flesh comprising resistance to Podosphaera xanthii Race 1, Race 2, Race 5, Fusarium oxysporum melonis Race 1, Muskmelon Necrotic Spot Virus (MNSV), and Aphis gossypii.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 15, 2021
    Assignee: NUNHEMS B.V.
    Inventor: Alexandre Galea
  • Patent number: 11019777
    Abstract: The invention relates to a melon plant, and parts thereof including seeds and fruit, that is resistant to Zucchini Yellow Mosaic Virus (ZYMV) and Watermelon Mosaic Virus (WMV). The melon plant may further comprise resistance to Cucumber Mosaic Virus (CMV) and/or further display a Brix measurement of ?9.5° Bx, orange flesh color, and/or a fruit width to length ratio of ?0.5. Methods for producing such a plant are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 1, 2021
    Assignee: Seminis Vegetable Seeds, Inc.
    Inventors: Eleni Bachlava, Francois P. M. Bertrand, Jeroen S. de Vries, Tarek Joobeur, Joseph J. King, Petrus J. Kraakman
  • Patent number: 11019786
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X13N244 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X13N244 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X13N244 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X13N244, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X13N244 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X13N244 and methods of using maize variety X13N244 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 1, 2021
    Inventors: Travis J Lee, Brandon Michael Wardyn
  • Patent number: 11019794
    Abstract: A novel soybean variety, designated OT34675955 is provided. Also provided are the seeds of soybean variety OT34675955, cells from soybean variety OT34675955, plants of soybean OT34675955, and plant parts of soybean variety OT34675955. Methods provided include producing a soybean plant by crossing soybean variety OT34675955 with another soybean plant, methods for introgressing a transgenic trait, a mutant trait, and/or a native trait into soybean variety OT34675955, methods for producing other soybean varieties or plant parts derived from soybean variety OT34675955, and methods of characterizing soybean variety OT34675955. Soybean seed, cells, plants, germplasm, breeding lines, varieties, and plant parts produced by these methods and/or derived from soybean variety OT34675955 are further provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 22, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 1, 2021
    Assignee: AGRIGENETICS, INC.
    Inventor: Hunt B Wiley
  • Patent number: 11008579
    Abstract: Method for targeted alteration of a duplex acceptor DNA sequence in a plant cell protoplast, comprising combining the duplex acceptor DNA sequence with a donor mutagenic nucleobase, wherein the duplex acceptor DNA sequence contains a first DNA sequence and a second DNA sequence which is the complement of the first DNA sequence and wherein the donor mutagenic nucleobase comprises at least one mismatch with respect to the duplex acceptor DNA sequence to be altered, preferably with respect to the first DNA sequence, wherein the method further comprises a step of introducing the donor mutagenic nucleobase into the cell protoplasts using polyethylene glycol (PEG) mediated transformation and the use of PEG protoplast transformation for enhancing the rate of targeted mutagenesis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2021
    Assignee: Keygene N.V.
    Inventors: Paul Bundock, Michiel Theodoor Jan De Both, Frank Lhuissier
  • Patent number: 11001839
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing a chromosome substitution library, comprising: a) producing a population of DH lines from an at least partially heterozygous starting organism; b) identifying a first DH line in the population that has at least one non-recombined chromosome pair; c) identifying a matching second DH line in the population that has at least one non-recombined chromosome pair that is the same as the non-recombined chromosome pair of the first DH line, and at least one non-recombined chromosome pair that is different from the non-recombined chromosome pair of the first DH line; d) selecting the first DH line and the second DH line as a pair of parents, the progeny of which has at least three non-recombined chromosomes, at least two of which form a pair; e) repeating steps b), c) and d) one or more times on the DH population of the heterozygous starting organism, or repeating steps a)-d) on a DH population produced from a progeny plant of a pair of parents selected in step d), until
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT ENZAADHANDEL B.V.
    Inventors: Robert Hélène Ghislain Dirks, Evert Willem Gutteling, Geo Velikkakam James, Remco Abran Ursem
  • Patent number: 10999991
    Abstract: The invention provides seeds and plants of cucumber hybrid DRCE1301 and cucumber inbred line EURY313-1017GY. The invention thus relates to the plants, seeds, plant parts, and tissue cultures of cucumber hybrid DRCE1301 and cucumber inbred line EURY313-1017GY and to methods for producing a cucumber plant produced by crossing such plants with themselves or with another plant, such as a cucumber plant of another genotype. The invention further relates to seeds and plants produced by such crossing. The invention further relates to plants, seeds, plant parts, and tissue cultures of cucumber hybrid DRCE1301 and cucumber inbred line EURY313-1017GY comprising introduced beneficial or desirable traits.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Inventor: Belgin Cukadar
  • Patent number: 10993395
    Abstract: The invention provides seed and plants of melon hybrid SVMF6766 and the parent lines thereof. The invention thus relates to the plants, seeds, and tissue cultures of melon hybrid SVMF6766 and the parent lines thereof and to methods for producing a melon plant produced by crossing such plants with themselves or with another melon plant, such as a plant of another genotype. The invention further relates to seeds and plants produced by such crossing. The invention further relates to plants, seeds, plant parts, and tissue cultures of melon hybrid SVMF6766, melon line HAR-DV16-4328M0, and melon line CAN-DV16-4353AN comprising introduced beneficial or desirable traits.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Assignee: Seminis Vegetable Seeds, Inc.
    Inventor: Jeffrey M. Mills
  • Patent number: 10995327
    Abstract: Provided herein are systems, methods, and compositions for the modification of target DNA sequences. More particularly, systems, methods, and compositions for editing genomic DNA in eukaryotic cells with a CRISPR-associated transposase are provided. Also provided are vectors and vector systems which encode one or more CRISPR-associated transposases, as well as methods for the design and use of such vectors. Also provided are methods for identifying and validating novel CRISPR-associated transposases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Assignee: MONSANTO TECHNOLOGY LLC
    Inventors: Jaishree M. Chittoor, Ervin Nagy
  • Patent number: 10993394
    Abstract: The invention provides seed and plants of melon hybrid SVMF6955 and the parent lines thereof. The invention thus relates to the plants, seeds, and tissue cultures of melon hybrid SVMF6955 and the parent lines thereof and to methods for producing a melon plant produced by crossing such plants with themselves or with another melon plant, such as a plant of another genotype. The invention further relates to seeds and plants produced by such crossing. The invention further relates to plants, seeds, plant parts, and tissue cultures of melon hybrid SVMF6955, melon line HAR-DV16-4330MO, and melon line CAN-DV16-4354AN comprising introduced beneficial or desirable traits.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Assignee: Seminis Vegetable Seeds, Inc.
    Inventor: Jeffrey M. Mills